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The lineup is initiated by the offensive catalyst of the Philadelphia Phillies, who, until now, has been Jimmy Rollins. Is there a changing of the guard on the immediate horizon?
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Cole Hamels will get the first crack at division rivals Atlanta today in Clearwater. Ethan Martin, Jonathan Pettibone, and Jake Diekman are scheduled to follow.
Line-up notes: Ben Revere is again leading off...
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Ryan Howard hit his first home run of spring training, an opposite-field drive to left off All-Star closer Craig Kimbrel that helped the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 10-5 Thursday.
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Billy the Philly Fan and Steve from My Two Cents rant about the Philadelphia Phillies 2013 roster, today’s game from Bright House Field, the team’s defense, lineup, and more!
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In a way, Matt Tolbert feels like he’s starting all over. In a way, he is.
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